Women in Archaeology: State of the Monuments

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-1The Bears Ears and Escalante National Monuments were recently reduced in size by the present administration. Chelsi, Emily, Kirsten, and Jessica discuss the action and its impacts on local populations and archaeology.

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National Monuments Under Threat


Trying for some levity during this sh**-storm. I sincerely hoped Trump wouldn’t go through with it. I actually drew this cartoon a few days ago. No matter what, I stand with Bears Ears and all of the other National Monuments under threat.

For information on Trump’s move to shrink National Monuments, see:

Trump Shrinks Utah Monuments in Historic Move:  http://www.cnn.com/2017/12/04/politics/utah-monuments-trump-weir/index.html

Trump Orders Largest National Monument Reduction In U.S. History: https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/12/04/567803476/trump-dramatically-shrinks-2-utah-national-monuments